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Books Worth A Look! Books Worth A Look!

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Cool new titles, hot off the presses, picked by your PCPL Collection Development staff.
Cool new titles, hot off the presses, picked by your PCPL Collection Development staff.

Trilogies too long? Try a duology! Trilogies too long? Try a duology!

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Check out some of these duologies that will take up less time but give you the same kick as your favorite trilogies!
Check out some of these duologies that will take up less time but give you the same kick as your favorite trilogies!

Super-quick Muffin Tin Meals Muffin Tin…

Delicious! Fun and convenient. The recipes in this little cookbook are perfect for little treats you can make ahead and keep in the fridge o… More
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Intriguing Non-fiction Titles Intriguing Non-fiction Titles

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New interesting books sure to captivate your curiosity! The title alone will make you want to inquire what the book is about.
New interesting books sure to captivate your curiosity! The title alone will make you want to inquire what the book is about.

Read Harder Challenge: LGBTQ+ Romances Read Harder Challenge: LGBTQ+ Romances

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Are you doing the Read Harder Challenge this year? Even if you're not, how about some romances featuring LGBTQ+ lovers—all with happy endin…
Are you doing the Read Harder Challenge this year? Even if you're not, how about some romances featuring LGBTQ+ lovers—all with happy endin…

Summer Reading

Dog Days of Summer Dog Days of Summer

recommended by PimaLib_KellyU
Keep cool during the dog days of summer with these dog-related titles and suggestions for ways to have fun around town. Remember your sunscreen!
Keep cool during the dog days of summer with these dog-related titles and suggestions for ways to have fun around town. Remember your suns…

Summer Reading is Here Again! Summer Reading is Here Again!

'Tis the season... for Summer Reading! Grab a book, attend free events, and visit your local library for lots of fun May 20 through July 15.
'Tis the season... for Summer Reading! Grab a book, attend free events, and visit your local library for lots of fun May 20 through July 15.

Volunteer Opportunities for Teens Volunteer Opportunities for Teens

Be someone's hero by volunteering! Are you thinking of volunteering in the community? At the library? We can help you learn to lead!
Be someone's hero by volunteering! Are you thinking of volunteering in the community? At the library? We can help you learn to lead!

Summer reading for horse lovers Summer reading for horse lovers

recommended by PimaLib_JeanSC
If you have a horse, love a horse or only dream of owning a horse, these stories and books will touch your heart.
If you have a horse, love a horse or only dream of owning a horse, these stories and books will touch your heart.

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Now Sowing: Sunflowers (Feb-Aug) Now Sowing: Sunflowers (Feb-Aug)

It's Sunflower Season! Did you know sunflowers are one of the fastest growing flowers in the world? That big flower is actually surrounding…
It's Sunflower Season! Did you know sunflowers are one of the fastest growing flowers in the world? That big flower is actually surrounding…

The Woman Who Shot Cowboys: Rodeo Photog… The Woman Who Shot Cowboys: Rodeo Photographer Louise L. Serpa

May 25th | 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Anyone who has ever stared down an angry bull coming full throttle across an arena will understand why rodeo photographer Louise Serpa ofte…
Anyone who has ever stared down an angry bull coming full throttle across an arena will understand why rodeo photographer Louise Serpa often uttered the adage, "Never Don't Pay Attention." Born into New York society, Louise ended up out west with her nose buried in the dirt &...

Poetry Circle ~ E.E.Cummings Poetry Circle

May 25th | 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us for monthly poetry discussions, led by docents from the UA Poetry Center. This month's discussion is the poetry of E.E. Cummings. Co…
Join us for monthly poetry discussions, led by docents from the UA Poetry Center. This month's discussion is the poetry of E.E. Cummings. Come and share your knowledge and appreciation! Docents will provide reading material sourced from the Poetry Center's world-renowned collecti…

Catalina Nonfiction Book Club Catalina Nonfiction Book Club

May 25th | 1:00pm - 3:00pm
This month we'll discuss Nobody Rich or Famous by Richard Shelton. "Nobody Rich or Famous is a literary memoir about family and place. Shelton tr…
This month we'll discuss Nobody Rich or Famous by Richard Shelton. "Nobody Rich or Famous is a literary memoir about family and place. Shelton travels to his childhood home in rural Idaho to connect with his past and discover his family history. "

IDEA+SPACE: Business Licensing and Regis… IDEA+SPACE: Business Licensing and Regis…

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Visit the IDEA+SPACE at the Pima County Public Library to find information about business licensing and registration.
Visit the IDEA+SPACE at the Pima County Public Library to find information about business licensing and registration.

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Living Small Living Small

recommended by PimaLib_SamR
To paraphrase Newton's Third Law-for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. So, in our world of McMansions there is also the…
To paraphrase Newton's Third Law-for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. So, in our world of McMansions there is also the…

May is National Stroke Month May is National Stroke Month

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Did you know that strokes are the number 5 cause of death and a leading cause of disability in the United States? Here are some books and resources to help learn about and prevent strokes.
Did you know that strokes are the number 5 cause of death and a leading cause of disability in the United States? Here are some books and r…

Taking the SAT in June? Taking the SAT in June?

First-time SAT taker? Need to brush up? Try LearningExpress Library or Testing & Education Resource Center! Both have practice tests and sk…
First-time SAT taker? Need to brush up? Try LearningExpress Library or Testing & Education Resource Center! Both have practice tests and sk…

Malcolm X 360 Malcolm X 360

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In honor of Malcolm X's birthday on May 19, let's look at a few people's interpretations of his life, fiction and nonfiction, from Alex Haley to Manning Marable and beyond.
In honor of Malcolm X's birthday on May 19, let's look at a few people's interpretations of his life, fiction and nonfiction, from Alex Hal…

Play the Didgeridoo Play the Didgeridoo

May 23rd | 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Register Today | Learn to play powerful, unworldly sounds on a didgeridoo that you get to keep. You'll also learn why these are used by the Aboriginals of A…
Register Today | Learn to play powerful, unworldly sounds on a didgeridoo that you get to keep. You'll also learn why these are used by the Aboriginals of A…

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Reggae, Salsa & Calypso: Get Your Groove… Reggae, Salsa & Calypso: Get Your Groove On!

recommended by PimaLib_LindaG
Remember Dick Van Dyke and his zany adventures on an island in the 1966 comedy film Lt. Robinson Crusoe, U.S.N.? Tropical islands are the perfect destinations to relax, chill out and unwind. Crystal clear turquoise waters, colorful sunsets, palm trees, caribbean music, the ocean…
Remember Dick Van Dyke and his zany adventures on an island in the 1966 comedy film Lt. Robinson Crusoe, U.S.N.? Tropical islands are the p…

National Tap Dance Day is May 25th! National Tap Dance Day is May 25th!

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Celebrate National Tap Dance Day by checking out these films featuring famous tap dancers.
Celebrate National Tap Dance Day by checking out these films featuring famous tap dancers.

The Best of Stories that Soar, 2017 The Best of Stories that Soar, 2017

Silly, scary, sweet, serious, there is something for everyone!
Silly, scary, sweet, serious, there is something for everyone!

The Great Outdoors The Great Outdoors

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These books cover various aspects of the great outdoors, from camping and nature memoirs to hunting, fishing and surviving the wild. There …
These books cover various aspects of the great outdoors, from camping and nature memoirs to hunting, fishing and surviving the wild. There …

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